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Steve Rando drove his 305 sprint car to victory over the tough NRA 350 Sprints Sunday on Wilhelm Auto Parts Night at Fremont Speedway.

In a reversal from Friday's night's NRA 350/305 Sprint Challenge at Limaland Motorsports Park, the Fremont Federal Credit Union 305 Sprints captured seven of the top 10 spots at "The Track That Action Built." The race was run Sunday afternoon after Saturday afternoon showers.


David Jacobs wasn’t real thrilled with the round of golf he played Aug. 6 at Hidden Hills Golf Club in Woodville.

"I played average that day,” the 15-year-old Woodmore sophomore recalled of his 12-over 84. “I know I can do better on that course. I’ve shot 80 there before.”

One particular hole did, however, stand out during Jacobs’ 18-hole round that day.

When he approached the 14th tee, a 155-yard par-3, Jacobs had an uneasy feeling when he grabbed his 7-iron.


The Lake Erie Wrestling Club, you might say, had a Who's Who of local wrestlers when it won the gold medal July 27 through Aug. 1 at the AAU Junior Olympic Freestyle Wrestling Tournament in Novi, Mich.

The LEWC sent four teams to the dual-match tournament, with its first team capturing the title at the Rock Financial Showplace.

"There were teams from all over the country and you wrestled dual meets in two pools," LEWC coach Troy McLaughlin said.



Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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